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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1228 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ098-030315-
1228 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
LOW PRESSURE OVER THE SOUTHERN PANHANDLE AND HIGH PRESSURE OVER
THE CANADIAN YUKON WILL WEAKEN THU. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE
OVER THE GULF WILL MIGRATE E INTO THE PANHANDLE THU NIGHT AS A
LOW ENTERS THE NW GULF.

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PKZ011-030315-
GLACIER BAY-
1228 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ012-030315-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1228 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ013-030315-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1228 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ021-030315-
ICY STRAIT-
1228 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ022-030315-
CROSS SOUND-
1228 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ031-030315-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1228 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ032-030315-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1228 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ033-030315-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1228 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

UPDATED

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ034-030315-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1228 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

UPDATED

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ035-030315-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1228 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

UPDATED

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ036-030315-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1228 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

UPDATED

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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